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Nov 9, 2020 RPTV
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Halloween remains one of the most celebrated days of the year and thanks to the Friends of Regent Park and its partners, it will continue to be a fun filled custom in the Regent Park community in spite of Covid-19. As part of the Halloween celebration this year, Friends of Regent Park gave away 50 free pumpkins to community members and worked with Regent Park TV to present this free Jack-o-lantern pumpkin carving workshop, as a way of engaging newcomer families in this Halloween tradition....
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Oct 31, 2020 RPTV
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In this Video on Halloween Recipes, RPTV teams up with Friends of Regent Park to present recipes you can do with Pumpkin Seeds. Hosted by Regent Park resident Vanessa Ling Yu. #Halloweenrecipes, #Cookingwithpumpkinseeds, Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r Subscribe for More ► https://www.youtube.com/user/RegentParkTV?sub_confirmation=1\r \r Follow us on Twitter ► https://www.twitter.com/regentparkfocus\r Like us on Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/regentparkfocus \r Regent...
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Oct 31, 2020 RPTV
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Halloween is here! RPTV joins Friends of Regent Park and Square Circle to teach the Monster Mash dance. Download the song, Monster Mash by Bobby Pickett, and dance along. #Monstermashdance, #Monstermashchoreography, #regentpartv, #rptv Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r Subscribe for More ► https://www.youtube.com/user/RegentParkTV?sub_confirmation=1\r \r Follow us on Twitter ► https://www.twitter.com/regentparkfocus\r Like us on Facebook ►...
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Toronto is a city half composed of immigrants. Unfortunately most school class curriculums are extremely lacking in culturally relevant pedagogy that are inclusive to Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) or honor their contributions in building Canadian society. In this issue of Regent Park TV we explore the exclusion of BIPOC curriculum in schools with U of T historian and academic Max Mishler. #BIPOChistories, #BPOCcurriculum, #Lackofculturallydiversestudies, #Schooldiversitystudies,...
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After 8 years, the Centre for Social Innovation is ending the management of the CSI-Regent Park Co-sharing Facility, located on the third floor of the Daniel Spectrum Arts Centre.   Find out what will happen to its members and how CSI  plans to continue its activities in Regent Park.  #CSI-RegentPark; #CentreforSocialInnovation; Regentparktv; #RPTV Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r Subscribe for More ► https://www.youtube.com/user/RegentParkTV?sub_confirmation=1\r \r Follow...
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Oct 27, 2020 RPTV
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The COVID Pandemic is impacting Canadians from all walks of life. In this first episode of a new RPTV series called COVID Diaries, RPTV youth film maker, Gaelle Kosi, produces a dramatized story of the impact of COVID on a family.  #StoriesaboutCovid; #RPTV Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r Subscribe for More ► https://www.youtube.com/user/RegentParkTV?sub_confirmation=1\r \r Follow us on Twitter ► https://www.twitter.com/regentparkfocus\r Like us on Facebook ►...
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Oct 27, 2020 RPTV
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The COVID Pandemic is impacting Canadians from all walks of life. In this episode of a new RPTV series called COVID Diaries, Huda, a youth from Regent Park shares her insights on how the COVID Pandemic is impacting on her. Part 2 to Part 4 to follow. #Huda's Story; #COVIDDiaries; # COVIDStories   Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r Subscribe for More ► https://www.youtube.com/user/RegentParkTV?sub_confirmation=1\r \r Follow us on Twitter ►...
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Oct 20, 2020 RPTV
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In this episode of RPTV News we continue to track the issues surrounding the homeless population and the forced removal of homeless encampments in Moss Park and other areas of downtown Toronto. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought-on undue stress in every corner of our society, but for people who are homeless, the lack of personal safety in the shelter system has caused some of them to seek shelter outside – setting up tents in small make-shift communities in abandoned lots, under expressways,...
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Oct 20, 2020 RPTV
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In this episode of RPTV News, we interview Regent Park Community Health Centre's Executive Director, Paulos Gebreyesus, on the topic of ethnoracial data collection and race as a social determinant of health. This is part 1 of a 3 part series on race and data: part 2 is an interview with Cheryl Prescod (Executive Director of Black Creek CHC) and part 3 is an intervew with City Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam of Ward 13. #ethnoracialdatacollection; #regentparkcommunityhealthcentre;...
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The Regent Park Social Development Plan Stakeholder's Table consists of residents, groups and agencies serving the Regent Park area. The Table is a decision making body dedicated to the implementation of the Social Development Plan and its activities. The SDP Plan consists of activities related to four areas: 1. Communication, 2. Employment and Economic Development, 3. Safety and 4. Community Building. Coordination of the SDP Stakeholders Table comes from the SDP Planning Committee. Today's...
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Oct 20, 2020 RPTV
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Dundas Street cuts across an immense swath of neighbourhoods including the community of Regent Park, as it circumnavigates the eastern and western boundaries of Toronto. So when Andrew Lochhead, an ally of the Black Lives Matters Movement and a Toronto artist, envisioned the idea of petitioning the City of Toronto to rename Dundas Street, he could not have known that his idea would resonate with so many people, in fact his idea garnered the support of Councillor 15,000 signatures in just a...
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Oct 20, 2020 RPTV
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In this episode of Regent Park TV news we visit the Paint Box Bistro. Located in Regent Park, the Paintbox Bistro is many things - a vegetarian restaurant and cafe, a catering company, a social enterprise and an on-line grocery store. Find out more about this innovative business. #Paintboxbistro, #Paintboxrestaurant, #Regentparksocialentrerprise, #Regentparkcatering Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r Subscribe for More ►...
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On Tuesday October 20, 2020, a Virtual Toronto Centre Riding All-Candidates Meeting was held featuring candidates, Brian Chang of the NDP, Annamie Paul of the Green Party and Marci Len of the Liberal Party. The event was sponsored by the Community Civic Engagement Collaborative (CCEC), a non-partisan grassroots collection of residents and agencies in the Regent Park, Moss Park and St. James town neighbourhoods working to increase civic engagement in elections and beyond through community...
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In this episode of Regent Park TV we talk to three hair salon business owners about the challenges of starting and sustaining a business in Regent Park. The businesses are Dundas Beauty ( with Theresa Betou), Supreme Cut (with Flory Wembolwa) and 611 Purple Factory (with Martin Ferreira). #hairsalonsinregentpark, #startingahairsalonbuisness #Regentparkbusinesses#DundasBeauty, #Supreme Cut, #611PurpleFactory. Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r Subscribe for More ►...
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Oct 1, 2020 RPTV
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In this part two episode of Regent Park TV news on the issue of Food Insecurity in Canada we look at the issue of food banks and its connection to structural racism and poverty. Our guest is Leslie Campbell who is the senior coordinator of FoodShare Toronto.  In the past Foodshare Toronto has run programs in the Regent Park community.   #FoodShare, #FoodInsecurity, #Foodandpoverty, #Regentparktv, Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r Subscribe for More ►...
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THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HAIR SALONS IN REGENT PARK is the third segment of a three part series examining the struggles of non-essential businesses during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic lock-down period and the subsequent re-opening. In today’s episode of RPTV News we speak with Flory Wembolwa of Supreme Cut Barbershop. #closureofnon-essentialbusinesses; #regentpark; #covid-19; #pandemic; #hairsalons; #rptv Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r Subscribe for More ►...
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Oct 1, 2020 RPTV
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In this part one episode of Regent Park TV news on the issue of Food Insecurity in Canada we explore the role of Food Banks in low income communities. Our guest is Leslie Campbell who is the senior coordinator of FoodShare Toronto.  In the past Foodshare Toronto has run programs in the Regent Park community.   #FoodShare, #FoodInsecurity, #Poverty, #Structuralracism, #RPTV Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r Subscribe for More ►...
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THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HAIR SALONS IN REGENT PARK (Dundas Beauty) is the second of a three part series examining the struggles of Regent Park hair salons that have been forced to close their businesses during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic lock-down period and the subsequent re-opening. In today’s episode of RPTV News we speak with Theresa Betou of Dundas Beauty. #regentpark; #covid-19; #pandemic; #hairsalons; #rptv Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r Subscribe for More ►...
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Oct 1, 2020 RPTV
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The Regent Park Revitalization Working Group, also known as the Revit Working Group or RWG for short, is a committee of Regent Park residents who works with Toronto Community Housing (TCHC) in the development of an engagement strategy for phrases 4 & 5 Request For Proposals (RFP) process. Meet some of the residents involved in the group and find out more about their work. Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r Subscribe for More ►...
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THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HAIR SALONS IN REGENT PARK - 611 Purple Factory is the first of a three part series examining the struggles of Regent Park hair styling businesses during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic lock-down period and the subsequent re-opening. In today’s episode of RPTV News we speak with Martin Ferreira owner of 611 Purple Factory on sustaining his business in Regent Park during Covid. #regentpark; #covid-19; #pandemic; #hairsalons; #rptv; #611Puplefactory Make sure to Like,...
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Oct 1, 2020 RPTV
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Regent Park is currently home to approximately 12,000 people. Many of the residents are of the Muslim faith. A mosque is a house of worship for Muslims. It is also a place to gather for special events. It could also be used as a community centre. The Omar Bin Khattab Mosque, located on 232 Parliament Street between Dundas Street and Shuter Street, serves all these purposes above and is a safe place where Regent Park Muslims could come together and celebrate their faith. #RegentParkMuslims,...
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Sep 25, 2020 RPTV
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Neighbourhood Information Post (located in the Regent Park area at Parliament and Gerrard) is one of 7 agencies across the City of Toronto that is involved in the Toronto Rent Bank Program. The Rent Bank provides interest-free repayable loans to low-income households facing eviction due to short-term financial difficulties. Learn more about the program in this segment of Regent Park TV news in our interview with Coordinator Maja Bryon. #TorontoRentBank, #FinancialAssistance, #Evictionprevention...
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Sep 25, 2020 RPTV
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In an effort to deter violent crime, police forces across North America heavily rely upon a strategy of highly visible and aggressive patrolling of low-income neighbourhoods often populated by people of colour. In Toronto, the Toronto Police Services called this strategy TAVIS (Toronto Anti-Violence Intervention Strategy). In Regent Park and other communities, these patrols resulted in allegations of carding, racial profiling and police conflicts with community residents and visitors who were...
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Sep 25, 2020 RPTV
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On August 31, 2020, an event was held in Moss Park honoring International Overdose Awareness Day. The day was an opportunity to remember loved ones lost to overdose and promote the message of that the tragedy of overdose death is preventable and more must be done to save lives. Regent Park TV was on hand to cover the activities. #InternationalOverdoseAwarenessDay; #MossPark; #Regentparktv; #needleinjectionsite; #MossParkOverdosePreventionSite. Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r...
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In this Regent Park TV episode we discuss the Ontario Ominibus Bill 184 (also known as the Eviction Bill) with Toronto Centre, Member of Provincial Parliament, Suze Morrison. The law was officially passed on July 21, 2020. Hear some of the reasons why this bill is so controversial. #Bill184, #MPPSuzeMorrison, #Evictionbill, Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r Subscribe for More ► https://www.youtube.com/user/RegentParkTV?sub_confirmation=1\r \r Follow us on Twitter ►...
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Sep 8, 2020 RPTV
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During the COVID-19 pandemic social distancing has been an incredible success in combating the spread. However, the lack of social interaction is proven to negatively impact people's mental health. During these times it is important for communities to find safe ways to socialize and one effective method is the Regent Park Pods Initiative. In this segment of Regent Park TV we talk to Regent Park residents, Nayeon Kim and Maseeda Majeed, who initiated one of three pods currently operating in...
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Sep 8, 2020 RPTV
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On Friday June 26, 2020, a hangman's noose was found on a Daniels Corporation construction site in Regent Park. This incident inspired a community march against racism and the forming of the Regent Park Black Lives Matter Coalition. The Coalition organized an inaugural launch event on Saturday August 8, 2020, in Regent Park. In this segment of RPTV we talk to event organizers and participants. #nooseinRegentpark; #Regentparkblacklivesmatter; #Regentparktv #BLM Make sure to Like, Comment and...
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In this issue of Regent Park TV we talk to Ward 13 Toronto City Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam about her work as a city councillor and as a representative of Regent Park including her advocacy on the Regent Park Social Development Plan and the Defund the Police initiative. #CityCouncillorKristynWong-Tam, #Ward13representative, #Defundthepolice, #Regentparktv Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!\r \r Subscribe for More ► https://www.youtube.com/user/RegentParkTV?sub_confirmation=1\r \r...
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Sep 8, 2020 RPTV
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Located on the corner of River and Oak street, Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) has built a new 11 story residential building at 150 River Street. The building is comprised of 158 rent geared to income units (RGI) and 33 Affordable Housing Unit. This building is part of Phrase 3 of the Revitalization of Regent Park. Learn more about 150 River Street and the difference between social housing units (known as Rent Geared to Income units) and affordable housing units in this episode of...
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Regent Park is home to approximately 12,000 people. Many of the residents are of the Islamic faith and have experienced Islamophobia in Toronto and even in their home community of Regent Park. As of 2020, Islam has 1.9 billion followers making up about 24% of the world population. There are almost as many Muslims as there are Christians in the world who make up about 29% of the world population. With such a large following, you would expect there would be little to no misconceptions among the...
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On March 17, 2020, Ombudsman Toronto, led by Ombudsman Susan E. Opler, released a report titled “Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) Complaint Trend Data and Related Recommendations”. The Toronto Community Housing Corporation, or TCHC, is a social housing agency that owns and manages subsidized housing properties in Toronto, including Regent Park. The report called for the need for TCHC to do more to address resident concerns around safety and maintenance issues....
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Aug 25, 2020 RPTV
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On August 6th, 2020 at 10:30 am, a Daniels Corporation construction site in Regent Park, at the corner of Dundas and River, sounded an alarm to evacuate their site upon discovering a few bolts had broken off one of their construction cranes. As they attempted to clear the area of workers, pedestrians and vehicles, the crane instantly started to collapse. The sound of it collapsing sent many people running for their lives. Hear all about it in this RPTV news report. Make sure to Like, Comment...
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Aug 6, 2020 RPTV
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Regent Park Community Benefits Town Hall (Webinar)
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As the Coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic continues to plague almost every single country in the world, the issue of domestic violence is becoming a cause for concern among nations’ leaders including Canada’s. According to reports, domestic abuse cases are on the rise as women’s shelters and hotlines grapple with the influx of calls being received by individuals in precarious situations. Many believe that this increase is the result of pandemic associated factors such as financial...
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Girls Talk TV is a Regent Park TV show that is produced by young women involved in the FOCUS Media Arts Program. In this segment of Girls Talk TV, called Gir...
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Jul 10, 2020 RPTV
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A community that works and plays together...also cleans together! Join the Friends of Regent Park volunteers in the Regent Park Community Clean-up Day held o...
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Jul 10, 2020 RPTV
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Jul 10, 2020 RPTV
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Vietamese, Chinese and Mandarin speaking immigrants and newcomers comprises of 8% of the downtown Toronto East area population including Regent Park, Gerrard...
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Regent Park TV reports on the June 2, 2020, meeting of the Regent Park Social Development Stakeholders Table. #RegentPark, #Regentparkrevitalization, #Regentparksocialdevelopmentplan, #RPNA, #RPTV, #RegentparkSDP, Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe! Subscribe for More ► https://www.youtube.com/user/RegentParkTV?sub_confirmation=1 Follow us on Twitter ► https://www.twitter.com/regentparkfocus Like us on Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/regentparkfocus Regent Park Focus ►...
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Jun 20, 2020 RPTV
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In this humourous video, Julio is excited to start a job at Fast Freddy's Burger Chain and feels he has a lot of ideas and skills to contribute. Unfortunately Julio has little experience and much to learn about the work environment. The video takes on the issue of low wages and low skilled work of the fast food service industry. The original footage was lost and this low res edited copy was recently released. #lowwagejobs #fastfoodindustry #youthjobs
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Jun 15, 2020 RPTV
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In this special audio-video episode of News and Views reporters David Wall, Cassandra Earle, Naama Weingarten, Talha Hashmani and Masih K, examine the incredible events of recent days, a watershed historical moment in which mass protests have erupted, north and south of the border, in reaction to systematic police violence against people of color. #RegisKorchinsky-Paquet, #Anti-racismprotests, #Blacklivesmatter, #policeviolence, #Radioregent Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe! Subscribe...
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Jun 15, 2020 RPTV
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In this episode of RPTV News we interview the Honourable Member of Parliament for Toronto Centre, Bill Morneau. The riding of Toronto Centre, includes Regent Park, Moss Park, St. Jamestown and Cabbagetown, and Bill Morneau spoke about the challenges these communities are facing as a result of Covid-19 pandemic. Minister Morneau is also Canada's Minister of Finance and had much to say about the government's financial response to the crisis. #billmorneau, #torontocentre, #regentpark,...
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Jun 15, 2020 RPTV
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On today’s episode of RPTV News we examine the appearance of so-called encampments that are becoming more common place in and around downtown areas including Regent Park. The circumstances of those who are homeless, who can not find shelter or out of safety concerns or other factors, have chosen to live outside in tents or other self-made shelters, is indeed a matter of concern for everyone, especially now given the coronavirus pandemic. In our interview with Kathleen Smith, who works at...
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Jun 15, 2020 RPTV
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In this episode of RPTV we speak with Brianne Zelinsky, the community engagement coordinator at the Salvation Army’s Regent Park food bank. The Salvation Army’s Regent Park food bank has been delivering essential services to the area’s most vulnerable residents for over twenty years. Brianne Zelinsky outlines the many physical and practical changes that have occurred at the food bank during the Covid-19 pandemic and its challenges to maintain its level of services while keeping the safety...
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Jun 15, 2020 RPTV
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Girls Talk TV is a Regent Park TV show that is produced by young women involved in the FOCUS Media Arts Program. In this segment of Girls Talk TV, called Girl's Night Out, we focus on women in non-traditional careers. The guest in the show is Mariam Bello, an urban transportation engineer. #girlstalktv, #regentparktv, #focusmediaartscentre, #transportationengineer, #mariambello, #womenincareers Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe! Subscribe for More ►...
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May 28, 2020 RPTV
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Walied Khogali, a Regent Park resident and advocate, outlines the work of the Regent Park Coalition, a resident-based group that is working to ensure that the community benefits agreements that is negotiated between the selected developer, City of Toronto and Toronto Community Housing, will strongly benefit the Regent Park community in the final phrases of the Regent Park Development. #communitybenefits, #regentparkcoalition, #tch, #cityoftoronto, #regentpark, #regentparkrevitalization, #rptv...
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May 28, 2020 RPTV
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With estimates of over two million people out of work in Canada due to the Coronavirus, RPTV discusses the current unemployment situation with Wayne Greenway, a career consultant and the CEO of Career Aviators. Wayne offers helpful tips on finding a new job in the current environment. #coronavirus, #covid-19pandemic, #regentpark, #rptvnews, #waynegreenway, #careercounselling, Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe! Subscribe for More ►...
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May 28, 2020 RPTV
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In this segment of RPTV news the Honourable MP Bill Blair, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, reminiscences on his time as a Toronto police beat cop and divisional commander in Regent Park. Minister Blair also discusses gun violence in Toronto and the recent Liberal government’s decision to ban some 1500 military-grade “assault-style” weapons. #guncontrol, #billblair, #assautlrifiles, #regentpark, #liberalgovernment, #communitysafety, #banonassaultrifles. Make sure to...
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Join Regent Park TV for a social distancing walk along Parliament Street and see the visual impact that the coronavirus has had on the local business community. Lets stop at Parliament Optical, a local small business and talk to the manager, Munaverali Gulamhusein, about how the optical store is coping. #coronavirus, #covid-19, #pandemic, #rptv, #regentpark, #cabbagetown, #parliamentoptical, #localbusiness, #parliamentstreet, #copingwithcoronavirus Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe!...
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May 9, 2020 RPTV
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In this segment of Regent Park TV covers a Regent Park laneway naming proposal that has been made to City Council, in the memory of Ismathara Ratna, a community member and mother of three, who was tragically killed on June 20, 2019, in a hit-and-run by a driver who was impaired. The driver was arrested and charged with impaired driving causing death. The laneway, located just North of Dundas and running west of River Street, is part of the new redevelopment of Regent Park and will feature...
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In today's segment of RPTV News, we speak to Louisa Jewell who is the founder of The Canadian Positive Psychology Association. Louisa offers her opinion on how people can better cope with the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic. Utilizing a four-step method that seeks to boost one’s psychological well-being, Louisa presents a range of simple strategies especially well-suited to combating the side effects of prolonged social-isolation. #covid-19, #coronavirus, #rptv, #psychological,...
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Apr 30, 2020 RPTV
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In this segment of Regent Park TV, Reporter, Kajaani T, reminds us about the daily importance of safety practices in the midst of the Coronavirus Pandemic. #coronavirus, #covid-19, #pandemic, #rptvnews, #regentpark, #keepingsafe, Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe! Subscribe for More ► https://www.youtube.com/user/RegentParkTV?sub_confirmation=1 Follow us on Twitter ► https://www.twitter.com/regentparkfocus Like us on Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/regentparkfocus Regent Park...
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Join Regent Park TV for a social distancing walk along Parliament Street and see the visual impact that the coronavirus has had on the local business community. Lets stop at the Gushi Japanese Street Food, a restaurant located at Parliament and Gerrard and talk to the manager, Shinji Yamaguchi, about how the restaurant is coping. #coronavirus, #covid-19, #pandemic, #rptv, #regentpark, #cabbagetown, #gushi, #japanesestreetfood, #localbusiness, #parliamentstreet, #copingwithcoronavirus Make sure...
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Apr 13, 2020 RPTV
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As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to affect the global community, governments around the world are increasingly feeling the pressure to provide some kind of basic income to millions who are now out of work. In this episode of RPTV we will be speaking with former Senator Hugh Segal about the notion of Basic Income. Mr. Segal is a long time advocate of Basic Income, and was the author of a discussion paper called, FINDING A BETTER WAY; A BASIC INCOME PILOT PROJECT FOR ONTARIO. The discussion...
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Apr 10, 2020 RPTV
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The Ontario Basic Income Pilot was a study initiated in 2017 by the Liberal government under former Premier Kathleen Wynn and cancelled in 2018 by the Conservative government under Premier Doug Ford. In this episode of Regent Park TV News, we interview Wayne Lewchuck, a McMaster University labour and economics professor, who was the lead researcher and author of a report on the study of the former participants of the Basic Income Pilot in Hamilton. #ontario #liberal Make sure to Like, Comment...
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Apr 8, 2020 RPTV
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Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) is currently in the process of selecting a developer to construct phrases 4 & 5 of the Regent Park Redevelopment. As part of this process TCHC, in partnership with the City of Toronto, must negotiate with the chosen developer to determine the Section 37 charges, namely the contribution the developer will make to the City or to the community, in exchange for carrying out the development. Often called "Community Benefits", these charges...
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Mar 30, 2020 RPTV
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RPTV News reports on, COVID-19 and the Toronto Homeless Population. Its late March 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic has engulfed the world, and we are all now too familiar with terms like quarantined, social distancing, self-isolation, lock-down, panic. With everyone is being forced to stay inside, what is the fate of those members of our society who are living in shelters, street people who are attending drop-ins, and those who are completely homeless? how are they managing? To get a sense of what...
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Mar 19, 2020 RPTV
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Mar 18, 2020 RPTV
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#regentpark, #youthoutreachworkers, #YOWs, #highriskyouth, # The Regent Park Youth Outreach Workers Program, also known as YOWs, provide interventions to At-risk youth living in Regent Park. In this episode of RPTv News we find out who they are and what they do. Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe! Subscribe for More ► https://www.youtube.com/user/RegentParkTV?sub_confirmation=1 Follow us on Twitter ► https://www.twitter.com/regentparkfocus Like us on Facebook ►...
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Mar 18, 2020 RPTV
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#regentpark, #revitalization, #socialhousing, #newbuildings, #communitybenefits, #newdevelopers, #torontocommunityhousing, #tch Regent Park is currently going through a major revitalization, transitioning from being Canada’s largest solely social housing community to being a mixed-income and mixed-use community. The development is managed by Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC). The Regent Park TCHC Community Up-Date Meeting, held on Feb 18, 2020 at the Regent Park Community Centre,...
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Mar 12, 2020 RPTV
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Regent Park is going through a massive transformation from Canada oldest and largest public housing community, to a mixed use and mixed income neighbourhood. Unlike many redevelopment projects, the Revitalization of Regent Park has always involved a two-track approach – a Physical Development Plan, approved by the City in 2006, and a Social Development Plan, endorsed by Toronto City Council in 2007. Both physical and social changes are essential to achieving genuine revitalization. The...
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Mar 6, 2020 RPTV
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Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe! #regentpark, #socialdevelopment, #businessdevelopment, #revitalization, #diversity, #OCAD, #communitydeveloment,#entrepreneurship, #innovation, #tradition, #enpowerment, #design OCAD and The Regent Park Sewing Studio was collaboration between OCAD design students and members of the Regent Park Sewing Studio, in which the different skills of each group were combined to create new opportunities for social and business development. Subscribe for More ►...
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Mar 3, 2020 RPTV
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#revitalization, #bikelanes, #regentpark, #shuterstreet, #toronto, #urbanpoicy,#saferstreets A SAFER SHUTER STREET: Bike Lane Upgrade. Regent Park located just east of Toronto's downtown core is undergoing a major revitalization affecting several of its streets. Shuter Street, located South of Dundas Street East and betweenYonge Street and River, is often used as an alternate route by motorists, bicyclists, and pedestrians. Additionally, Shuter Street contains schools, daycares, and a community...
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Feb 27, 2020 RPTV
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#inglewoodarms, #tenantrelocationrights, #localplanningappealtribunal, #mintogroup, #neighbourhoodlegalservices, #roominghouses, #gentrification,#opa453.#OCAP,#homelessness THE FIGHT FOR OUR HOMES: Defending the rights of the tenants at the Inglewood Arms (Part One). Residents at the Inglewood Arms rooming house located at 295 Jarvis Street are fighting eviction by the Minto Group, a Toronto developer who wants to put up 36 story apartment building in its place and not abide by the City of...
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Feb 24, 2020 RPTV
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#canadacomicsopenlibrary #zine #comicfans #comiccommunity Canada Comics Open Library Rotem Ann Diamant, comic fan and self-published artist, felt the need for a community space for nurturing comics. She along with other volunteers of Toronto Zine Library got together to form Canada Comics Open Library with the main aim to make zine genre more accessible. The library hosts comic Creators Residencies and art workshops to encourage non-comic readers to get inspired and explore the genre as a...
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Feb 14, 2020 RPTV
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#regentpark #surveillancecameras #safety #activism 220 Oak Street is a Toronto Community Housing apartment building located in Regent Park, in the area of River and Oak Streets. Residents of the building have experienced a number of incidents of violence over the years leading them to mobilize around the installation of CCTV surveillance cameras. Miguel Avilla-Vellarde a resident, has been instrumental in advocating for cameras. Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe! Subscribe for More ►...
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Dec 12, 2019 RPTV
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Nov 29, 2019 RPTV
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Bywater Call stops by Corby's Orbit on #RadioRegent Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe! Subscribe for More ► https://www.youtube.com/user/RegentParkTV?sub_confirmation=1 Follow us on Twitter ► https://www.twitter.com/regentparkfocus Like us on Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/regentparkfocus Regent Park Focus ► https://www.regentparkfocus.com
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Nov 28, 2019 RPTV
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Toronto musician Jerry Leger & The Situation perform live on Corby's Orbit on #RadioRegent Check out more from Jerry LEger and The Situation: https://www.jerryleger.com Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe! Subscribe for More ► https://www.youtube.com/user/RegentParkTV?sub_confirmation=1 Follow us on Twitter ► https://www.twitter.com/regentparkfocus Like us on Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/regentparkfocus Regent Park Focus ► https://www.regentparkfocus.com
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2019 Toronto's Poverty Reduction Strategy Community Conservation Regent Park Make sure to Like, Comment and Subscribe! Subscribe for More ► https://www.youtube.com/user/RegentParkTV?sub_confirmation=1 Follow us on Twitter ► https://www.twitter.com/regentparkfocus Like us on Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/regentparkfocus Regent Park Focus ► https://www.regentparkfocus.com
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Nov 15, 2019 RPTV
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Nov 11, 2019 RPTV
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Nov 4, 2019 RPTV
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